Anna's Chromodoris

Anna's Chromodoris Anna's Chromodoris
Anna's Chromodoris

Credit: Johan Folmeus

Anna's Chromodoris

Credit: Johan Folmeus

Anna's Chromodoris

Credit: Johan Folmeus

Anna's Chromodoris Chromodoris annae
Description

Anna's Chromodoris (Chromodoris annae) is a very popular nudibranch in the Indo-West-Pacific region, mainly due to its wonderful colouration. However, it's commonly misidentified or confused with other species, such as Loch's Chromodoris (Chromodoris lochi), Coleman's Chromodoris (Chromodoris colemani), and sometimes even Willan's Chromodoris (Chromodoris willani).

Scientific Rank
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:
Mollusca (Mollusks / Molluscs)
Class:
Gastropoda
Order: Nudibranchia (Nudibranchs)
Family: Chromodorididae (Chromodorididae)
Genus: Chromodoris (Chromodoris)
Species: Chromodoris annae
Size
Average Size: 4 centimetres

Anna's Chromodoris - Where Can You Find Them When Scuba diving?

Thailand

Data not yet available

Maldives

  • Ari Atoll
  • Addu Atoll
  • Male Atoll
  • Vaavu Atoll
  • Meemu Atoll
  • Rasdhoo Atoll
  • Thaa Atoll
  • Lhaviyani Atoll
  • Baa Atoll
  • Noonu Atoll
  • Raa Atoll

Indonesia

  • Komodo
  • Raja Ampat
  • Lombok
  • Bali
  • Lembeh
  • Ambon
  • Banda
  • Cenderawasih Bay
  • Misool
  • Forgotten Islands
  • Maumere

Myanmar/Burma

Data not yet available

Malaysia

Data not yet available

Egypt

  • The Brothers
  • Elphinstone
  • Thistlegorm Wreck
  • Daedalus
  • Ras Mohamed
  • Abu Nuhas
  • St. John's
  • Abu Galawa Soraya
  • Gubal
  • Zabargad Island
  • Rocky Island

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